Latest Data (2017)
Population 31,056
Nationwide Rank 1226

Quick Facts

Michigan City, Indiana is the 1,226th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Michigan City, Indiana is a city.

Michigan City, Indiana is currently 8.6% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Michigan City, Indiana's growth is extremely below average. 88% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Michigan City, Indiana Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1216 Wheat Ridge, Colorado 31,294 -4.7%
1217 Alamogordo, New Mexico 31,248 -11.1%
1218 Des Moines, Washington 31,238 5.5%
1219 Shawnee, Oklahoma 31,232 7.1%
1220 Banning, California 31,230 32.0%
1221 San Pablo, California 31,156 3.0%
1222 Goleta, California 31,116 7.9%
1223 Miami Lakes, Florida 31,087 37.1%
1224 Sherwood, Arkansas 31,081 20.2%
1225 Harker Heights, Texas 31,075 75.6%
1226 Michigan City, Indiana 31,056 -5.5%
1227 Algonquin, Illinois 31,017 33.4%
1228 Brooklyn Center, Minnesota 31,006 6.4%
1229 Ithaca, New York 31,006 7.3%
1230 Saratoga, California 30,905 2.8%
1231 Greer, South Carolina 30,899 72.7%
1232 Winter Park, Florida 30,879 10.7%
1233 Rochester, New Hampshire 30,797 7.6%
1234 Hopkinsville, Kentucky 30,789 2.0%
1235 Galesburg, Illinois 30,769 -8.7%
1236 Gurnee, Illinois 30,767 6.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In Indiana

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
602 Noblesville 61,882 105.8%
616 Terre Haute 60,774 2.1%
652 Kokomo 57,836 23.3%
657 Greenwood 57,375 56.1%
690 Anderson 55,076 -7.6%
735 Elkhart 52,558 -0.1%
783 Mishawaka 49,177 4.6%
794 Lawrence 48,704 24.5%
820 Jeffersonville 47,383 58.2%
824 Columbus 47,143 19.9%
837 West Lafayette 46,269 61.2%
970 Westfield 39,493 155.4%
1049 Portage 36,672 9.1%
1054 New Albany 36,461 -3.6%
1085 Richmond 35,455 -9.3%
1102 Merrillville 34,871 14.1%
1146 Valparaiso 33,376 18.1%
1153 Goshen 33,220 11.2%
1163 Plainfield 32,865 60.0%
1226 Michigan City 31,056 -5.5%
1278 Crown Point 29,625 49.2%
1320 Schererville 28,633 14.6%
1335 Marion 28,327 -12.3%
1336 Hobart 28,255 10.8%
1338 East Chicago 28,215 -12.7%
1402 Zionsville 26,710 153.6%
1445 Brownsburg 25,911 71.7%
1498 Franklin 25,089 27.6%
1646 Munster 22,717 5.6%
1651 Highland 22,585 -4.0%
1673 Greenfield 22,094 47.4%
1702 Clarksville 21,694 1.1%
1704 La Porte 21,681 0.3%
1866 Seymour 19,480 7.0%
1896 Shelbyville 19,070 5.5%
2008 Logansport 17,755 -9.9%
2011 Vincennes 17,729 -5.0%
2021 Avon 17,568 102.9%
2044 New Castle 17,351 -10.0%
2052 St. John 17,259 99.5%
2060 Huntington 17,084 -3.4%
2154 Crawfordsville 16,174 6.8%
2158 Griffith 16,152 -6.6%
2183 Lebanon 15,959 11.0%
2184 Dyer 15,941 14.2%
2188 Frankfort 15,827 -5.7%
2220 New Haven 15,560 16.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 31,056 1,226
2016 31,157 1,214
2015 31,459 1,191
2014 31,487 1,185
2013 31,494 1,171
2012 31,150 1,169
2011 31,280 1,148
2010 31,479 1,139
2009 32,410 1,092
2008 32,330 1,086
2007 32,272 1,076
2006 31,687 1,078
2005 32,072 1,050
2004 31,860 1,050
2003 32,034 1,027
2002 32,369 1,009
2001 32,669 991
2000 32,870 976
1990 33,989 807